This is a wonderful Georgian gold posy ring, dating to the mid 18th century. The inside of the band is inscribed "Our contract was heavens act" a sentiment recorded in Evans (88) and one well suited as a wedding band. It bears a makers mark of 'WT' in Gothic lettering. Makers marks utilizing gothic capitals tend to date to the middle of the 18th century. Today this ring would make a choice and unique wedding band!
OBJECT: POSY RING
DATE: c. 1740 A.D.
MATERIAL: GOLD 22k
RING SIZE: 8 (US) Q (UK)
SIZE: 21mm x 4mm
WEIGHT: 2.87 grams
PROVENANCE: Formerly in a private collection, West Sussex. UK.
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